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Lauren Elizabeth Siewny

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medicine


Lauren E. Siewny, MD, FACEP is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Duke University School of Medicine and a board-certified Emergency Physician. A graduate of the Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine, she completed her training in Emergency Medicine at Duke University Hospital, where she served as Chief Resident and continues to work clinically as a board-certified Emergency Physician. Administratively, as Medical Director of the Duke University Hospital Emergency Department, her areas of interest include ED utilization management, complex care management, and advanced health analytics. Academically, Dr. Siewny is an NIH-funded and published researcher whose work focuses on using implementation science to identify and address barriers to quality care in sickle cell disease. Dr. Siewny has also taught medical student, graduate medical education, and continuing medical education courses for the past ten years and mentored both undergraduate and graduate students. These efforts have been recognized with several teaching, academic achievement, and service leadership awards.

Current Appointments & Affiliations

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine · 2021 - Present Emergency Medicine, Clinical Science Departments

Education, Training & Certifications

Wright State University, Boonshoft School of Medicine · 2013 M.D.